Grossman to enter gubernatorial contest today

Movement conservative Seth Grossman, a former Atlantic County freeholder, will fornally enter the Republican Primary for governor this morning at an event in Atlantic City.

Grossman is a confidant of former Bogota Mayor Steve Lonegan, who ran unsuccessfully for governor against Chris Christie in 2009.

State Sen. Barbara Buono (D-18) also has a primary on the Democratic side, facing former Glen Ridge Mayor Carl Bergmanson and carpenter Willie Arajuo of Edison.

"This meeting is entirely off the record. Until somebody leaks it."
—Michael Kempner, addressing a roomful of Democratic powerbrokers organizng for Hillary Clinton